|Home Movies: Can 11274: Monnier School, Detroit, Michigan, ca. 1947|
Home movies shot at Monnier School, Detroit, Michigan, approximately 1947. Sequences include scenes in and around the school and parking lot, art classes, students (including several pairs of twins) in class, teachers in parking lot, teacher slipping as he descends steps and retracing his movements a second time for the camera, and a field trip via bus to the Diego Rivera murals at the Detroit Institute of Arts Museum.
Keywords: home movies; Detroit; children; schools; teachers; field trips; Diego Rivera; Detroit Institute of Arts; art; twins; art classes; students; buses; Monnier School; 1940s
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|Rare Films of Diego Rivera 1932 - Ford Motor Company|
Diego Rivera working on the Detroit Industry Murals in 1932 at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Film is from the Ford Motor Company Archives at the National Archives: "All rights were conveyed to the U.S. Government on Nov. 28, 1962. However, proprietary rights or existing copyright in footage obtained from other sources by Ford Motor Company may exist."ARC Identifier 91831 ARC Identifier 91832
Keywords: Detroit; Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957; Diego Rivera; Detroit Institute of Arts; The Detroit Industry Murals; Frescoes; The Detroit Industry Murals; Ford Motor Company; Industries in art; Mural painting and decoration, Mexican -- Michigan -- Detroit -- 20th century